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4th day of December

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St. John Damascene, priest and doctor (Opt. Memorial)

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1551Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Maria in Via Established
1551Cardinal Titular Church of San Simeone Profeta Established
1551Cardinal Titular Church of Santa Barbara Established
1915Diocese of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada ElevatedArchdiocese of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada Elevated
1915Archdiocese of Saint-Boniface, Manitoba, Canada Territory LostArchdiocese of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Erected
1915Diocese of Prince-Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada (from Saint-Boniface) Metropolitan Changed
1922Diocese of Niterói (Nictheroy), Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Barra do Piraí, Brazil Erected
1922Diocese of Niterói (Nictheroy), Brazil Territory LostDiocese of Campos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Erected
1929Vicariate Apostolic of Upper Nile {Nilo Superiore}, Uganda (Dstrict of Lira (or Langó) and part of Karamojo) Territory LostPrefecture Apostolic of Nilo Equatoriale, Uganda Territory Added
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Goajira, Colombia (Commissaria de la Guajira and Riohacha and Barrancas) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Riohacha, Colombia Erected
1952Vicariate Apostolic of Goajira, Colombia (de Fonseca, San Juan del Cesar, Villanueva, Robles, Valledupar, Cbiriguaná, and Chimuchagua) Territory LostVicariate Apostolic of Valledupar, Colombia Erected
1961Archdiocese of Trujillo, Peru Territory LostTerritorial Prelature of Huamachuco, Peru Erected
1975Eparchy of Tellicherry (Syro-Malabar), India (Adakathode, Ambaithode, Chunkakunnu, Kolithattu, Kottiyur, Elappeedika, Edivanna, Monimooly, Nilambur, Palamkara, and Thalanji) Territory LostEparchy of Mananthavady (Syro-Malabar), India Territory Added
1982Apostolic Exarchate of United States of America (Romanian) Erected
2002Archdiocese of Benin City, Nigeria (Auchi with Akoko Edo, Etsako Central, Etsako East, Etsako West, Owan East, and Owan West) Territory LostDiocese of Auchi, Nigeria Erected


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